Dr Rod Carr | Meet Our Presenters

Presentation: KEYNOTE: The Big Picture

The Climate Change Commission; what we’re doing and what we’re seeing; the role of forestry

Dr Rod Carr, Chairperson for the Climate Change Commission
Speaker Profile

Dr Carr has extensive experience in both public and private sector governance and leadership. He served as Chair and non-executive director of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand and served as Deputy Governor and for a time Acting Governor of the Bank.

Dr Carr was the founding Chair of the National Infrastructure Advisory Board and for over a decade was a non-executive director of the Canterbury Employers’ Chamber of Commerce. He led the University of Canterbury as Vice Chancellor for ten years, and holds a PhD in Insurance and Risk Management, an MA in Applied Economics and Managerial Science, an MBA in Money and Finance and honours degrees in law and economics.

Carbon Forestry 2021

16 June 2021, Rotorua, New Zealand